amphibious assault


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an amphibious operation attacking a land base that is carried out by troops that are landed by naval ships

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16, we will bless the four amphibious assault vehicles na dumating and three new multi-purpose attack craft (MPAC),' Navy chief Vice Adm.
Robert Carruthers, an official with Science Applications International Corp., said the Marine Corps decided to instead invest funding into a newer vehicle program, forgoing efforts to modernize the decades-old amphibious assault vehicles.
Caption: Marine Corps Tactical Systems Support Activity engineers and technical experts tested various command and control systems in the afloat environment aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) Sept.
The jet flew from the USS Essex amphibious assault ship marking a major milestone as it is the most expensive plane in history.
The fighter launched from Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) as part of Essex Amphibious Ready Group.
Chief Warrant Officer 3 Michelle Marquette is a communication officer aboard the amphibious assault ship operating out of San Diego, California.
The America ARG consists of the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6), the amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22), and the amphibious dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52), operated with embarked 15th MEU, the "Wildcards" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23, detachments from Assault Craft Unit 5, Naval Beach Group 1, Beachmaster Unit 1, Fleet Surgical Team 1 and Tactical Air Control Squadron 11.
They have branded plans to axe 2,000 of our 6,580 marines and two amphibious assault ships "militarily illiterate".
Speculation about the loss of 1,000 marines and a threat to the Royal Navy's two Albion-class amphibious assault ships, HMS Albion and HMS Bulwark, came amid the National Security Capability Review (NSCR).
Tonnerre (Thunder), the amphibious assault helicopter-carrier of the Marine Nationale (the French Navy), is docked at Mina Salman port and leaves tomorrow.
The exercise's amphibious capability was based around 300 US marines embarked in the San Antonio/LPD 17-class amphibious assault ship USS Arlington.
The amphibious assault ship Wasp, seen here in late July, is in the Mediterranean Sea near Libya.
The Brazilian marine corps recently negotiated a contract for 23 upgraded amphibious assault vehicles to be delivered in 2017.
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